This special Jubilee of Mercy calls us to reflect on the reality of God’s love for us. Perhaps the most difficult facet of this love and mercy is that we must accept it. It is not enough that we have received the mercy of God—we must choose to say “yes” to it so that God’s mercy might change and transform us. Living out this reality of God’s love and mercy for us can sometimes be challenging, especially when life gets busy. The Office for the New Evangelization’s intern, Emily Sullivan, has created 5 Strategies for staying connected to God’s mercy:
It’s difficult to remain mindful of Christ with constant interruptions overcoming our day. On these hectic days, try the spiritual work of mercy of maintaining patience! Pray the Our Father and cast your worries on the Lord!
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